A Day in the Death of Joe Egg

Comedy - Revival

American Airlines Theatre

  • First Preview: March 14, 2003
  • Opening Date: April 3, 2003
  • Closing Date: June 1, 2003
  • Previews: 24
  • Performances: 69

Playwright: Peter Nichols

Synopsis

A married couple struggle to deal with their disabled daughter, inventing conversations, characteristics and a full imaginary life for her as their own marriage falls apart.

 

Opening Night Production Credits

  Peter Nichols Playwright
  Laurence Boswell Director
  Es Devlin Scenic Design
  Es Devlin Costume Design
  Adam Silverman Lighting Design
  Fergus O'Hare Sound Design
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2003 Outstanding Actor in a Play Eddie Izzard Winner
2003 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Nominee

Drama League

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2003 Distinguished Production of a Revival   Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2003 Outstanding Actor in a Play Eddie Izzard Winner
2003 Outstanding Actress in a Play Victoria Hamilton Nominee
2003 Outstanding Revival of a Play   Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2003 Theatre World Award Victoria Hamilton Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
2003 Actor in a Play Eddie Izzard Nominee
2003 Actress in a Play Victoria Hamilton Nominee
2003 Direction of a Play Laurence Boswell Nominee
2003 Revival of a Play   Nominee

Grosses

Week Ending Week # This Week Gross
Potential Gross
Diff $ Avg Ticket
Top Ticket
Seats Sold
Seats in Theatre
Perfs
(Prev)
% Cap
This Week
Diff %
Cap
Jun. 1, 2003 1 $279,463
$372,400
-$15,286 $46.96
$65.00
5951
740
8
0
100.52% -0.68%
May 25, 2003 52 $294,749
$372,400
$18,435 $49.20
$65.00
5991
740
8
0
101.20% 3.43%
May 18, 2003 51 $276,314
$372,400
$16,390 $47.74
$65.00
5788
740
8
0
97.77% 7.08%
May 11, 2003 50 $259,924
$372,400
- $48.41
$65.00
5369
740
8
0
90.69% -
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Totals

Last 4 Weeks
  $1,110,450
$1,489,600
  $48.08 23099
23680
32
0
97.55 %  
Cumulative
  $2,874,477
$4,329,000
  $45.17
$65.00
63350
68820
69
24
92.05 %  
 
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